Baha'u'llah's primal work and the primary source of religious law in the Baha'i Faith. Taken from the Baha'i Reference Library. http://www.theaqdas.org/notes.php Topics: Baha'i, Bahai, Baha'i Faith, Baha'i
Recording of an informative and in-depth interview on the Baha'i Faith on a popular Hindi Radio Station 'Radio RimJhim' in Canada. The questions came from the well known hostess Sushma Ji and her brother as well as from live telephone calls during the programme. Topics: Baha'i Interview, Baha'i, Hindi, Punjabi
For anyone who loves and believes in Jesus' promises of a future Figure with a new name. This audiobook outlines the Bible's actual standards by which anyone can judge Baha'u'llah's claim to be the promised Spirit of Truth. Listeners can consider how the ancient prophecies line up in an intelligent and beautiful manner when the Jewish, Christian and Baha'i Scriptures are overlaid as presented. Baha'u'llah, founder of the Baha'i Faith, claims to be the Figure Christ advised His followers to... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Baha'i, Baha'i Faith, The Second Coming, Biblical criteria
An abridged version of the Librivox.org original, recorded by Nicholas James Bridgewater. Mixed with edited versions of related music, either Creative Commons or excerpts from other tracks. With some exceptions most files run 5-7 minutes long, and run approx. 170 min. total. "The Baha'i Revelaton" represents one of the first attempts by a western believer to outline the meaning of Baha'u'llah's Revelation and offer some selections from the Baha'i Sacred Writings. Please maintain with... Topics: Baha'i, Chase, Thornton, mp3, The Baha'i Revelation
This beautiful song about Baha'u'llah, the Prophet Founder of the world wide Baha'i Faith, was written by Gloria Faizi and is sung by Kahurangi Davison, a Maori Baha'i from New Zealand. Baha'i's believe that Baha'u'llah (1817-1892) was the most recent Manifestation of God to appear on earth, and that He fulfilled the coming of the Promised One prophesied in the Scriptures of the world's true religions. Topics: Baha'u'llah, Baha'i Faith, Baha'i, bahai faith, bahai, Baha'i Faith, Baha'i, Religion, religious...
by‘Abdu’l-Bahá and the Bahá’í Publishing Committee
A collection of Tablets written by Abdu'l-Baha. Taken from the Baha'i Reference Library. You have permission to freely make and use copies of the text and any other information ("Content") available on this Site including printing, emailing, posting, distributing, copying, downloading, uploading, transmitting, displaying the Content in whole or in part subject to the following:Our copyright notice and the source reference must be attached to the Content; The Content may not be... Topics: Abdu'l-Baha, Baha'i, Baha'i Faith, Baha'i, UHJ
A compilation regarding women in the Baha'i Faith. Author: Various Source: Compiled by the Research Department of the Universal House of Justice, Bahá’í World Centre, January 1986 Pages: 45Taken from the Baha'i Reference Library as appears September 20, 2014. I do not own the rights to this work. It may not be used for commercial purposes. Topics: Baha'i, women, women in the Baha'i Faith, Baha'i Faith, Bahai, UHJ
byMasoud Basiti, Zahra Moradi, Hossein Akhoondali, Ali Mansouri
This book is a comprehensive investigation on the teachings and principles of the Baha'i faith. Website: http://www.bahaibahai.com/eng/ ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Baha'i teachings, Baha'i principles, Baha'u'llah, Baha'i, `Abdu'l-Baha, Bab, Universal House of...
A 4-part selection of excerpts from various talks by Hand of the Cause William Sears. Classic quips and exhortations motivating a whole generation to teach, to transform themselves, and to learn to rely on the bounties of God. Mixed with Creative Commons-attribution licensed music. Please keep attribution files with the project files. Topics: Baha'i, William Sears, Bill Sears, Remember
An account of the 1907 pilgrimage to Haifa and Akka of the first American Baha'i, Thornton Chase. He describes his meetings with Abdul-Baha during a 5-day visit with 4 other early western believers. Total of 4 mp3 files, 53 min. This is an abridged version of "In Galilee," the original LibriVox.org recording by Nicholas James Bridgewater, mixed with Creative Commons-licensed music. Topic: Thornton Chase Mr. Chase's Pilgrimage Baha'i
Work in different areas relevant to the Baha'i Faiths philosophy. In Spanish and English. Trabajo en diferentes areas de relevancia para la filosofia de la Fe Baha'i. En Ingles y Espanol. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Alquimia, filosofia, baha'i, alchemy, philosophy
A 6-part statement prepared by the Baha'i International Community about the life of its Prophet, Baha'u'llah, and the goals and activites of His world community of followers. Released in 1992 by the Baha;i World Center. Recorded by Dean Martineau and mixed with Creative Commons-licensed music so the statement can be freely shared among those interested. Topics: Baha'u'llah, Baha'i, history, teachings
Bahiyyih Khanum, the Greatest Holy Leaf: A Compilation from Baha'i Sacred Texts and Writings of the Guardian of the Faith and Bahiyyih Khanum's Own LettersAuthor: World CentreSource: Bahá’í World Centre, 1982 edition Pages: 231Copyright Baha'i International Community Topics: Baha'i Faith, Baha'i World Centre, Bahai, Bahai Faith, UHJ
Pilgrim's Notes by Ruhániyyih Ruth Moffet, taken during her pilgrimage to the Holy Land. These are notes of conversations with Shoghi Effendi, the Guardian of the Bahá'í Faith. "The following are notes of table conversation given by the beloved Guardian in the presence of Ruhiyyih Khánum and the members of the International Council who heard them all." - Ruth Moffet NOTE: As these are "pilgrim's notes", they are not authoritative for Bahá'ís. Only actual writings by... Topics: Bahaism, Bahá'í, Baha'i, Baha'i Faith, Bahai, Shoghi Effendi, Ruth Moffet, pilgrim's notes
The messages and letters of Shoghi Effendi, Guardian of the Baha'i Faith, delivered to Canada. Used from the Baha'i Reference Library. Not for commercial use."You have permission to freely make and use copies of the text and any other information ("Content") available on this Site including printing, emailing, posting, distributing, copying, downloading, uploading, transmitting, displaying the Content in whole or in part subject to the following: Our copyright notice and the... Topics: baha'i, Bahai, bahai faith, baha'i, shoghi effendi, Baha'u'llah, bahaism, baha'ism
The Obligatory Prayers in Arabic. From Ad`iyih-'i Hadrat-i Mahbub. (Cairo: Faraj Allah Zaki al-Kurdi, 1339/1920). The obligatory prayer is a primary religious obligation starting at the age of fifteen and it is the most important kind of prayer. The purpose of the obligatory prayer is to foster the development of humility and devotion, and the Baha'i writings strongly warn against neglecting the prayers or minimizing their importance. The obligatory prayers are a personal spiritual obligation,... Topics: Bahaism, Baha'i, Baha'i Faith, Bahai, Obligatory Prayers, Baha'u'llah, Bahaullah, Baha' Allah,... Source: ppnull
This is a manuscript of the original book of Iqan which retains all the grammatical errors and distortions in the verses of the Qur'an uttered by Baha'u'llah. It has been taken from the digital archive of the National Library of Iran (Kitabkhaniyi Milli) with number 11383. It is also available online: http://dl.nlai.ir/UI/0703ce2c-183d-4267-bb7a-35498b51ecc6/LRRView.aspx?PageNo=%24+++++++++&Term=%u0627f%u0628fA small number of the pages are missing. Topics: Iqan, original, distortion, Baha'i, Baha'u'llah
From the Hidden Words of Baha'u'llah, historically one of the first Writings from the Revelation of Baha'u'llah, Prophet-Founder of the Baha'i Faith. At right are listed three versions each of various themed combinations of verses from the book, revealed in the 1850s. Variations are of the music only; the verses are the same in all three versions. All music was made available for podcasters by magnatune.com. Music in its original form is available for purchase from magnatune.com. Artists and... Topics: Baha'i, Bahai, Hidden Words, Baha'u'llah, podcast
This is an audio-only version of the 6-part video series of the same name, also available on the Internet Archive. In this series, the late William Sears leads a discussion of the Baha'i interpretation of Biblical prophecies. Citing Old and New Testament promises from the Holy Bible, Mr. Sears demonstrates how clearly the Christian Scriptures directly relate to the claim and mission of Baha'u'llah. Mr. Sears demonstrates how Christian, Jewish and other world religions' prophecies point to... Topics: Baha'i, Christian prophecy, William Sears, Baha'u'llah, Bible
An inspirational collection of Baha'i Prayers and Songs in Hindi, English and other Indian Languages for personal download and use. Topics: Baha'i, prayers, songs, meditation, Hindi, Punjabi, English, Indian, India
Notes taken before publication of Shoghi Effendis' Dispensation of Baha'u'llah which throws light on the subjects dealt with. Topics: Baha'i Faith, Shoghi Effendi, Keith Ransom-Kehler, Lorol Schopflocher
Baha'is are obligated to choose one of three obligatory prayers to be recited daily. All were revealed by the Prophet-Founder of the Baha'i Faith, Baha'u'llah (1817-1892). In the Long Obligatory Prayer God is worshipped utilising both the voice and body movements of the worshpper. The worshipper is to face the Qiblih ('Point of Adoration') during this prayer. Topics: Prayer, Baha'i, Baha'u'llah, Scripture, Sacred, Holy
An excellent collection of Baha'i Prayers for Children created by Mrs. Marzia Rohani Dalal from Pune, India. The Karaoke files are provided so that children can sing along the music provided. Topics: Prayers for Children, Baha'i, Karoake, India, songs
"Present with the beloved Guardian at the dinner table each evening during my pilgrimage were: `Amatu'l-Bahá Ruhiyyih Khánum, Hands of the Cause of God Mrs. Amelia Collins and Leroy Ioas, Mrs. Sylvia Ioas, Misses Ethel and Jessie Revell. Hand of the Cause Charles Mason Remey arrived on 28th April. All of the above-named believers are members of the International Bahá'í Council appointed by the Guardian and are resident in Haifa where they are directly assisting the Guardian in his... Topics: Bahaism, Bahá'í, Baha'i, Baha'i Faith, Bahai, pilgrims' notes, shoghi effendi, Isobel Sabri,...
A selection of prayers of the Central Figures of the Baha'i Faith taken from the Baha'i Reference Library."You have permission to freely make and use copies of the text and any other information ("Content") available on this Site including printing, emailing, posting, distributing, copying, downloading, uploading, transmitting, displaying the Content in whole or in part subject to the following:" Topics: Baha'i faith, Baha'i, Bahai, UHJ, Baha'u'llah, the Bab, Baha'ism, Abdu'l-Baha, Bahai Faith
From Ad`iyih-'i Hadrat-i Mahbub. (Cairo: Faraj Allah Zaki al-Kurdi, 1339/1920). Research has indicated that this Tablet was actually revealed before the Kitab-i-Aqdas. Through a series of short aphorisms, it describes the essence of wisdom, love, religion and detachment. One of the quotes from this Tablet, "The source of all learning is the knowledge of God, exalted be His glory" was chosen by Shoghi Effendi to adorn one of the doors on the House of Worship in Wilmette, Illinois. Topics: Bahaism, Baha'i, Baha'i Faith, Bahai, Aslu Kullu'l-Khayr, Asl-i-Kullu'l-Khayr, Source of All Good,... Source: ppnull
'Lawh-i-Qad-Ihtaraqa'l-Mukhlisun,' better known as the Fire Tablet, is a tablet written in Arabic by Baha'u'llah, founder of the Baha'i Faith in 'Akka¡ in 1871 Topics: Bahaism, Baha'i, Baha'i Faith, Bahai, lawh-i-qad ihtaraqa'l-mukhlisun, lawhu qad ihtaraqa... Source: ppnull
Lawh-i-Anta'l-Kafi or the Long Healing Prayer is a prayer written in Arabic by Baha'u'llah, Founder of the Baha'i Faith, in the 'Akka period. Topics: Bahaism, Baha'i, Baha'i Faith, Bahai, Lawh-i-Anta'l-Kafi, Lawhu Anta'l-Kafi, Long Healing Prayer,... Source: ppnull
Lawh-i-Ahmad or Tablet of Ahmad is a tablet written by Baha'u'llah, founder of the Baha'i Faith in Adrianople in 1865. In a letter written on his behalf, Shoghi Effendi has stated that it has been 'invested by Baha'u'llah with a special potency and significance'. Topics: Bahaism, Baha'i, Baha'i Faith, Bahai, Lawh-i-Ahmad, Lawhu Ahmad, Lawh-u-Ahmad, Tablet of Ahmad,... Source: ppnull
Maneno ya Mungu - Makusanyo ya Sala na Nyaraka kutoka katika Maandiko ya Kibaha'i (Words of God in Kiswahili). Shirika la Uchapishaji la Kibaha'i S. L. P. 47562, Nairobi, Kenya. Yamekusanywa kwenye MAKAO YA KIBAHA'I YA ULIMWENGU, 1981. Topics: Maneno ya Mungu, sala, Kibaha'i, Baha'i, Bahai, Bahaism, Baha'u'llah, 'Abdu'l-Baha, Shoghi Effendi,...
The Most Holy Book of the Baha'i Faith, the Kitab-i-Aqdas. This version in in Arabic with Persian commentary. It was downloaded from the Farsi version of the Baha'i Reference Library, but much of the text is in Arabic including the Aqdas itself. Conveniently, this book also includes the obligatory prayers, the prayer for the dead, questions and answers, the synopsis and codification, and extensive commentary in Farsi. The verse numbers of the Aqdas are indicated in the text itself and not... Topics: Baha'i, bahai, bahai faith, baha'i faith, bahaism, baha'ism, kitab-i-aqdas, baha'u'llah, UHJ, Most...
The Surah of the Book revealed by the Bab as part of His Qayyumu'l-Asma', the Commentary on the Surah of Joseph from the Qur'an. He reveals the mystical meanings of the Surah of Joseph while giving new laws and instructions for the age in which we live. Topic: bahai babi The Bab Baha'i religion Arabic Qur'an tafsir
The Terraces on Mount CarmelSatellite Feed of the Official Opening of the Terraces on Mount CarmelPART 1Baha’i World CentreRecorded at: UMASS FLRC, 19 Herter Hall Topics: Terraces, mount carmel, Israel, history, bible, UMASS, amherst media, ACTV, Baha'i World Centre
byNational Spiritual Assembly of the Baha'is of Kenya
Selected Baha'i Holy Writings and Prayers in Luo. Published by the National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha'is of Kenya, P.O. Box 47562, Nairobi, Kenya (1978). Topics: Ndiko Moyier Mag Baha'i Ma Onego Mak Gi Wich, Baha'i, Bahai, Bahaism, Baha'u'llah, 'Abdu'l-Baha,...
Kitab-i Iqan. Bombay: n.p., circa 1882. his is a digital reproduction of the first printed Baha'i book in Persian text. It is probably calligraphed by `Abdu'l-Baha. Pages 159 and 160 contain inscriptions by owners of this copy of the book, including `Abdu'l-Baha himself. Thanks to the current owner, Payam Afsharian, for sharing a photocopy for this reproduction, and to Christopher Buck, who donated the photocopy. Topics: Bahaism, Baha'i, Baha'i Faith, Bahai, Kitab-i-Iqan, Iqan, Book of Certitude, Baha'u'llah,...
"From early 1922 until 1950, the letters and cablegrams written by Shoghi Effendi in his capacity of Guardian of the Bahá'í Faith were addressed to individual National Spiritual Assemblies or national Bahá'í communities conveying directives or explanations of matters reported to him as Head of the Faith and Interpreter of its Message. For example, the letters written to the American Bahá'í community between 1927 and 1932 were later published under the title, Bahá'í Administration.... Topics: Bahá'í, Baha'i, Bahai, Shoghi Effendi, Guardian, messages to the baha'i world, 1950-1957,...
Risalih-'i Siyasiyyih ("Treatise on Leadership"). Written around 1892 in response to the Tobacco Revolt in Iran. It may have been published the following year in Bombay, but the first attested printed edition is at the Dutt Prasad Press in Bombay on 1 Muharram 1314/12 June 1896. This 1896 version is given first below. It was reprinted in Tehran by Muhammad Labib in 1933 or 1934 (91 B.E.), with a prefatory letter by `Abdu'l-Baha written in 1907 during the Constitutional Revolution of... Topics: Bahaism, Baha'i, Baha'i Faith, Bahai, Risalih-i-Siyasiyyih, Treatise on Leadership, 'Abdu'l-Baha,...
(1 x 45 min segments / MP3) Excellent introduction to the pronunciation and meaning of Persian names, place names, religious concepts and cultural artifacts in the Baha'i writings. Read by Amin Banani, with the assistance of his daughter Layla. Originally available at the Bahá'í Study Centre (http://www.bahaistudy.org/audio-books.html). "You may listen to the audio books on your computer, download them onto an mp3 player or record them onto a tape (45 minute per side) by plugging your... Topics: Bahá'í, Baha'i, Bahai, religion, audiobook, Bahá'í Service for the Blind, Bahá'í Study...